Lost & Found Festival proved itself to be an essential pre-summer party

St Paul's Bay, Malta 3 May

MIRA’s 2018 edition secured its reputation for innovation and open thought

Funkhaus, Berlin 5 May
© Camilla Rehnstrand

Malmö’s Intonal Festival dissolves boundaries between avant-garde and club

Malmö, Sweden 25 April

Here’s what went down at The Streets’ first live show in seven years

Heimathafen, Berlin 11 April
James Holden, Rewire

Rewire Festival 2018: Diverse perspectives and challenging art comes to The Hague

Various venues, The Hague 6 April

Gleeful classics and oddball peaks as Despacio comes to New York City

Knockdown Center, Queens 29 March
© Carlos Brummelo

Thoughtful curation and a beautiful setting combine at Tremor Festival 2018

Ponta Delgada, Portugal 20 March
© Nathan Ma

Kylie Minogue at Berghain: A mix of the old, the new and the unexpected

Berghain, Berlin 20 March
© Burak Cingi

SOPHIE: Dystopian rave converges with electronic ballads at London’s Heaven

Heaven, London 13 March

Dr. Dre came to London to remind us Anderson .Paak is a superstar

O2 Academy Brixton 13 March
© Chloe Newman

Stefflon Don’s live show proved why she’s the UK’s reigning queen of rap

O2 Forum Kentish Town 8 March
Dekmantel 2018 © Ariel Martini

In Photos: Dekmantel São Paulo 2018

Playcenter, São Paulo 3 March

Alva Noto‘s Funkhaus show was an immersive barrage on the senses

Funkhaus, Berlin 1 March
Fever Ray live in Berlin © POP-EYE / Wengel

Fever Ray’s lust-fuelled live show brings Plunge to shocking, vivid life

Columbiahalle, Berlin 28 February

In GIFS: Carnaval de Bahidorá 2018

Tlaltizapán 17 February

At Carnaval de Bahidorá, expertly curated sounds flourish in a paradisal Mexican location

Tlaltizapán 17 February